The ACA uses Medicaid to get health insurance to millions of people. Colleen Grogan is keeping track of what happened after that plan was derailed.
Sydney Hans is studying how home visits from a doula help young mothers and their children
We challenge our students to dig deeper to understand the root causes and human costs of social problems.
SSA has defined how the world understands the field of social work and the problems it addresses.
SSA's approach is interdisciplinary and intellectually pluralistic.
At SSA, practice and policy are complementary.
Join us for the Networking Mixer (above) and "A Night for Stars" Gala where Ricardo Estrada, AM '93 and Michael Rodriguez, AM '07 will recieve the Social Impact and Butler awards.
Harold Pollack: IL could help the poor by raising Medicaid rates, or just paying bills on time
Melissa Roderick's On-Track research cited in article about new CPS data
Matt Epperson: New approaches needed for people with serious mental illnesses in criminal justice system
Harold Pollack: This Woman Will Take Her Own Life. Our Healthcare System Let Her Down
Harold Pollack comments that substance abuse treatment is a more cost-effective way to reduce crime
Article cites Sarah Duncan, director of SSA's Network for College Success, who praises success of Hancock High School as a neighborhood school
Mark Courtney to receive Distinguished Career Achievement Award
UChicago launches Civic Leadership Academy for city’s nonprofit, government professionals
Article cites Susan Lambert, who argues that understaffed companies load risk onto their workers
Harold Pollack defends the 'calculated risk' of living past 75
Jens Ludwig finds mixed results when low-income families moved to low poverty areas
Transcending ObamaCare: Harold Pollack's three-part interview with Avik Roy
Melissa Roderick’s research cited in U.S. News op-ed
SSA alumnus Andrew Wheeler helps trauma patients at Stroger Hospital
Article cites Jens Ludwig, who explains difficulties of getting government to take big data trends into account when making policy decisions
Oct 25, 6:00 PM: A Night for Stars: SSA Stars Celebration Gala
Oct 27, 10:00 AM: Admissions Campus Visit
Oct 27, 12:00 PM: Faculty Search Colloquium
Oct 27, 4:30 PM: Education Pioneers
Oct 28, 12:00 PM: Michael M. Davis Lecture Series
Oct 28, 4:30 PM: Toolbox: Job Search
Oct 29, 10:00 AM: Admissions Campus Visit
Oct 29, 6:00 PM: IOP Presents: Disability Series Kick-Off
Oct 29, 6:00 PM: PDP: Out of the Shadows: Addressing Difficult Subjects
Oct 30, 10:30 AM: McNair Scholars - Abilene Christian University
Oct 30, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Nov 6, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Nov 13, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Nov 15, 9:00 AM: EEP Second Year Social Administration
Nov 20, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
Dec 4, 12:00 PM: Doctorial Workshops
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